Jinder Mahal Talks Potential Match With John Cena, Which 80s WWF Star Was His Biggest Influence

Jinder Mahal Talks Potential Match With John Cena, Which 80s WWF Star Was His Biggest Influence

The ascent of WWE Champion Jinder Mahal to main event status has been one of the most talked about stories of 2017. From a forgotten comedy gimmick to holding SmackDown’s top title, Mahal is not only representing himself but an entire country in India as WWE looks to expand their global fan base. Sunday Guardian Live spoke with Mahal, who talked about facing John Cena, the late Bad News Brown and replacing The Great Khali in representing India. “Right now, I am focusing on my match with Randy Orton as…

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WWE SmackDown Results – Lana Arrives, The New Day Debuts, Shinsuke Nakamura Vs. Kevin Owens, More

WWE SmackDown Results – Lana Arrives, The New Day Debuts, Shinsuke Nakamura Vs. Kevin Owens, More

– Tonight’s WWE SmackDown opens up with a promo for Money In the Bank. – We’re live from Rochester, NY with Tom Phillips, JBL and Byron Saxton. We see the women’s division in the ring as SmackDown Commissioner Shane McMahon makes his way out. There’s also a podium in the ring. Shane introduces the Superstars in the ring – Tamina Snuka, Natalya, Carmella, Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair. James Ellsworth is also there. Shane calls for a drum roll and unveils the white Money In the Bank briefcase that these…

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How Was WWE SmackDown Viewership For First Live Show Following The Draft?

How Was WWE SmackDown Viewership For First Live Show Following The Draft?

Source: Showbuzz Daily Last night’s live WWE SmackDown, featuring the first show since the WWE Draft with a Six Pack Challenge in the main event, drew 2.743 million viewers. This is down 14% from last week’s show, which drew 3.170 million viewers, and featured the WWE Draft. SmackDown was #10 for the night in viewership, behind various coverage of the Democratic National Convention and The Haves & The Have Nots. SmackDown came in at #2 for the night in the 18-49 demographic, behind CNN’s coverage of the DNC.

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Sasha Banks Women’s Title Shoot Video, Fandango Responds To Randy Orton, SmackDown Dark Match

Sasha Banks Women’s Title Shoot Video, Fandango Responds To Randy Orton, SmackDown Dark Match

– WWE posted this video looking at Sasha Banks’ first photoshoot with the WWE Women’s Title. – The dark match before tonight’s WWE SmackDown in Buffalo saw Kalisto defeat Viktor of The Ascension. – As seen at WWE Battleground, Randy Orton took shots at Chris Jericho and his WrestleMania 29 opponent Fandango during the Highlight Reel segment. Fandango responded with this promo on Twitter today: Come slither my way if you wanna dance @RandyOrton… pic.twitter.com/6AvLCq3lAI — Fandango (@WWEFandango) July 26, 2016

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Top Star Missing WWE Backlash?, Brock Lesnar Added To Another RAW, Carmella Talks SmackDown

Top Star Missing WWE Backlash?, Brock Lesnar Added To Another RAW, Carmella Talks SmackDown

– This WWE SmackDown Fallout video features Carmella talking to Charly Caruso. Carmella says it doesn’t feel real yet but she’s not going to let the opportunity pass her by. Carmella says she’s ready to prove herself and show why she’s the most fabulous chick on SmackDown. – Brock Lesnar has been added for the August 15th WWE RAW from Corpus Christi, Texas. This is the final RAW before SummerSlam, where Lesnar will face Randy Orton. As noted, Lesnar will return to RAW this coming Monday in Atlanta. – As…

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Dolph Ziggler Cuts Promo On WWE SummerSlam Title Match, Wishes Dean Ambrose The Best Of Luck

Dolph Ziggler Cuts Promo On WWE SummerSlam Title Match, Wishes Dean Ambrose The Best Of Luck

As noted, Dolph Ziggler earned a shot against WWE Champion Dean Ambrose at the August 21st SummerSlam pay-per-view. In the SmackDown Fallout video above, Ziggler talks to Charly Caruso after winning the Six Pack Challenge on SmackDown. He said: “I’m so excited, I can’t believe it. My parents don’t believe it. The fans, the WWE Universe, they didn’t see it coming. Do you know why they didn’t see it coming? For the last two years I haven’t been myself. I haven’t been my happy self looking to steal the show….

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Shane McMahon Announces WWE Backlash, The Hype Bros. On WWE Main Event, New Cody Rhodes Match

Shane McMahon Announces WWE Backlash, The Hype Bros. On WWE Main Event, New Cody Rhodes Match

– WWE SmackDown Commissioner Shane McMahon confirmed on tonight’s show that the brand will begin doing their own pay-per-views with the September 11th Backlash pay-per-view from Richmond, Virginia. – WWE taped the following matches tonight in Buffalo for this week’s Main Event episode: * Tyler Breeze vs. Jey Uso * Zack Ryder and Mojo Rawley vs. The Vaudevillains – Cody Rhodes vs. Colt Cabana has been announced for the November 12th Heavy On Wrestling event. Cody tweeted the following on the match: Oh my! Indeed a match I never thought…

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WWE Title Match Announced For SummerSlam

WWE Title Match Announced For SummerSlam

Dolph Ziggler won a Six Pack Challenge over John Cena, Baron Corbin, AJ Styles, Apollo Crews and Bray Wyatt on tonight’s SmackDown to become the new #1 contender to WWE Champion Dean Ambrose. Ziggler will get his shot at the August 21st SummerSlam pay-per-view from Brooklyn. Below is the updated confirmed card for SummerSlam: WWE Universal Title Match Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor WWE Title Match Dolph Ziggler vs. Dean Ambrose Randy Orton vs. Brock Lesnar

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Alexa Bliss Warns SmackDown Women, Mick Foley Reacts To Tonight’s Show, American Alpha

Alexa Bliss Warns SmackDown Women, Mick Foley Reacts To Tonight’s Show, American Alpha

– As noted, former WWE NXT Tag Team Champions Chad Gable and Jason Jordan will make their SmackDown debuts next Tuesday night. WWE posted this video package for the two. – This SmackDown Fallout video from tonight features Alexa Bliss talking to Charly Caruso. Bliss says the other women of SmackDown should be terrified and they should know to never “Bliss” her off: – WWE RAW General Manager Mick Foley tweeted the following to SmackDown’s Shane McMahon and Daniel Bryan after tonight’s show, the first since the WWE Draft: Well…

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